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Henry Herman Leopold Adolph Brose
Papers 1909-1969

MSS 0089

Series 2 - Adelaide.

Loose notes, correspondence, photocopies, news clippings and photographs.

Folder 1: Personal

Includes: invitation, 18 September 1911; handwritten notes in English and German; thankyou card in memory of Arthur Edward Carl Gepp, 5 August 1916; news clipping 'Homeland Again', n.d.; 3 black and white photographs, one inscribed on back 'Henry L Brose Adelaide 1912?'.
c. 1911 - c. 1912

Folder 2: Science

Includes: Invitation to farewell dinner to Professor W. H. Bragg and Dr J. P. V. Madsen; news clipping 'Aurora Australis' The Advertiser Adelaide, 27 September 1909; news clipping 'Dr Dorothea Pavy, C.B.E.', n.d.; news clipping 'An Energetic Scientist: Professor Grant for America', n.d.; news clipping ''Mawson Poisoned' Say Doctor Detectives' The Advertiser, 12 July 1969.
c. 1909 - c. 1969

Folder 3: Music and Theatre

Includes: booklet G. Shirmer's Course in Contemporary Musical Biography; 15 theatre programmes; news clipping 'The Adelaide Repertory Theatre: Its History, Its Ideas, Its Intentions', n.d.; news clipping 'Conservatorium Students' Concert', n.d.; news clipping 'At the Fountain Head: An Australian Musician in the Old World; Mr Harold Parsons Interviewed', n.d.

Folder 4: Athletics

Includes: 2 copies of the Adelaide University Athletic Club Programme 1911; Melbourne university Student's Smoke Night programme, 9 June 1909; letter to Henry Brose from A. Brose, 25 May 1910.
1909 - 1911

Folder 5: Rhodes Scholarship

Includes: black and white print of photographs of J. R. Robertson and H. L. Brose; news clipping 'S.A.'s Rhodes Scholars', n.d.; original and copy of news clipping 'The 1913 Rhodes Scholar: Mr H. H. L. A. Brose: His Successful Career', n.d.; news clipping 'The Rhodes Scholarship', n.d.; news clipping 'The Rhodes Scholar: H. L. Brose Selected', n.d.; page from the Prince Alfred College Chronicle.
c. 1913

Folder 6: Letter file ca. 1913

46 letters sorted alphabetically. Correspondents include: Elsa Brose, elder sister of Henry Brose; Brose's mother and father; R. W. Chapman, University of Adelaide; W. W. Cooper; Arthur, Brose's cousin; Arthur Howard; Paul Howard; Dorothea ?; Mr Wylie, re Rhodes Scholarship; Harold Sanders; and W. N. Smith.

Folder 7: Later visits

Includes: invitation to general meeting of the Committee of the Graduates' Association, n.d.; 3 news clippings regarding Henry Brose.

Folder 8: Red book 'Newspaper Cuttings'

Red book inscribed 'Newspaper Cuttings', containing newspaper clippings, mainly regarding music and athletics at the University of Adelaide and the Rhodes Scholarship.
c. 1909 - c. 1913

Folder 9: Loose items from scrapbook

File containing loose items and pages from red book inscribed 'Newspaper Cuttings'.
c. 1909 - c. 1913

Folder 10: Prince Alfred College (PAC) - John Jenkin's research material

Correspondence between John Jenkin, Brian Baldwin and B. J. Webber, as well as photocopies, regarding Prince Alfred College and the records of Henry Brose.

Folder 11: Adelaide University - John Jenkin's research material

John Jenkin's photocopies and handwritten notes regarding University of Adelaide Archives and Henry Brose.

Folder 12: Rhodes Scholarship - John Jenkin's research material

John Jenkin's handwritten notes and photocopies of Brose's Rhodes Scholarship application.

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